For population 25 years and over in LaCoste:
For population 15 years and over in LaCoste city:
3 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $905 (1.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: San Antonio, TX (20.5 miles , pop. 1,144,646).
Nearest cities: Castroville, TX (2.3 miles ), Lytle, TX (2.3 miles ), Macdona, TX (2.7 miles ), Natalia, TX (3.0 miles ), Von Ormy, TX (3.2 miles ), Somerset, TX (3.3 miles ), Devine, TX (3.6 miles ), Lackland AFB, TX (3.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 29.31 N, Longitude: 98.81 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 830
Population change in the 1990s: +234 (+22.9%).
Work and jobs in LaCoste: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in LaCoste, Texas
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
LaCoste-area historical tornado activity is below Texas state average. It is 13% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/28/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 19.1 miles away from the LaCoste city center killed 2 people and injured 15 people.
On 4/15/1973, a category F4 tornado 34.0 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 12 people.
Earthquake activity:LaCoste-area historical earthquake activity is above Texas state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 4/9/1993 at 12:29:19, a magnitude 4.3 (4.1 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 54.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/2008 at 09:51:12, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, 3.9 MW, 3.8 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 54.3 miles away from LaCoste center
On 7/20/1991 at 23:38:19, a magnitude 3.6 (3.4 LG, 3.6 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 54.3 miles away from the city center
On 5/16/1993 at 15:30:19, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 52.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Medina County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 6
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Fires: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Tornadoes: 2, Tropical Storms: 2 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near LaCoste:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to LaCoste:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.227. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.2 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 24.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.406. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.9 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 12.0%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 13.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 10.9% for other race residents, 60.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
LaCoste compared to Texas state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for LaCoste city (based on Medina County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 58.98%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 20
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.05% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,349 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.52% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,120 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in LaCoste)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9901.00